The global market of medical devices reached a turnover of roughly 209 billion US dollars in the year 2006 and is expected to grow with an average annual rate of 8 - 10% by end of year 2012.
Acumen provides strategic patents and business insights to support highly research oriented developments in medical device industry which is one of the fastest growing sector in modern day world. Acumen team helps the clients to gain an edge over its competitors by tracking their competitor’s activity and getting clients equipped with latest technologies that exist in today’s world. We also help the client to understand, what are the different prior art problems that exist currently and how they can be improved on their invention.
Our Services Include:
Patent Landscape based on in-depth study of patents and patent searches in databases like Thomson innovation, Micropat, Qpat etc.
Trend Analysis, problem-solution analysis and competitive intelligence
Regulatory affairs, pre-market approvals, 510K approvals and clinical trials.
Experimentation of data to study effectiveness of device in body etc.
Providing patents alerts and patent portfolio mapping in technologies.
Searching Non-patents in different databases.
Patent Search which includes Novelty, Infringement, Validity, and Freedom-to-operate.
Whitespace Analysis to identify the areas of opportunity for research and development.
SWOT analysis to identify the strengths, weakness, threats and opportunities.
We provide reports in Excel, Word and PDF formats.
Acumen Food technology team consists of:
Electronics and Electrical Engineers
Databases and tools
In addition, we also use some free databases like USPTO, WIPO, EPO, SIP, DEPATIS etc. We use various databases for clinical trials like clinical trials.gov, WHO clinical trials registry, Center Watch, FDA etc
We use tools like Mindjet Manager for taxonomy building, Text Filter for patent analysis etc
We use Enterprise Content Management (ECM) a tool used for faster, secure and efficient delivery of reports.